Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Support
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 273 313 311
Rank change year-on-year +40 -2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 49 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 43
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% -15.87% -7.35%
10th Percentile £25,950 £20,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £42,750 £53,750 £48,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 9,140 11,502 12,025
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 96.82% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,909 9,427 9,901
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Network Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the East of England.

Salary trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +20 21 £32,500 +27.45% 2
Cambridgeshire +36 13 £31,000 +16.98% 1
Bedfordshire -4 10 £27,500 -12.70% 3
Norfolk +19 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Essex +21 1 £27,500 - 2
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 25 (51.02%) CCNA
2 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (42.86%) Network Security
4 17 (34.69%) LAN
5 16 (32.65%) Firewall
6 13 (26.53%) WAN
7 12 (24.49%) Presales
7 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.45%) Wireless
8 11 (22.45%) Network Management
9 10 (20.41%) CCNP
9 10 (20.41%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
11 8 (16.33%) Juniper
11 8 (16.33%) VoIP
11 8 (16.33%) VMware
11 8 (16.33%) CCSA
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
12 7 (14.29%) Change Control
12 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 7 (14.29%) WatchGuard
12 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.29%) HP
12 7 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.24%) Linux

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) Network Security
2 17 (34.69%) LAN
3 16 (32.65%) Firewall
4 13 (26.53%) WAN
5 11 (22.45%) Wireless
6 8 (16.33%) VoIP
7 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.20%) DNS
8 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
8 5 (10.20%) VLAN
8 5 (10.20%) VPN
8 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (8.16%) FTP
9 4 (8.16%) SMTP
9 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
11 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.20%) LAMP
1 5 (10.20%) LDAP
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Presales
2 11 (22.45%) Network Management
3 7 (14.29%) Change Control
4 5 (10.20%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.20%) Open Source
4 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
6 1 (2.04%) Communications Security
6 1 (2.04%) DNA
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) Time Management
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.20%) PHP
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.20%) VBScript
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) CCNA
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.41%) CCNP
3 8 (16.33%) CCSA
4 7 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (12.24%) JNCIA
6 5 (10.20%) DBS Check
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) CCSP
8 1 (2.04%) CCVP
8 1 (2.04%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.33%) Juniper
4 8 (16.33%) VMware
5 7 (14.29%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 6 (12.24%) Aerohive Networks
7 5 (10.20%) Huawei
7 5 (10.20%) Palo Alto
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.20%) Veeam
8 3 (6.12%) Mitel
9 2 (4.08%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.04%) Aruba
10 1 (2.04%) Avaya
10 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.04%) Meraki
10 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.04%) Sophos